Senate Bill 20

Last Action 01/18/22: signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 6)
Title AN ACT relating to legislative redistricting challenges and declaring an emergency.
Bill Documents Acts Chapter 6
Bill Request Number 1244
Sponsor R. Stivers
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 5.005 to establish that an action challenging the constitutionality of any created legislative district shall be filed in the Circuit Court of the plaintiff's residence; EMERGENCY.
Index Headings of Original Version Effective Dates, Emergency - Redistricting, court challenge, legislative district
Redistricting - Court challenge, venue, legislative district
Redistricting - Legislative district, challenge, venue
Civil Actions - Redistricting, legislative district challenge, venue
Civil Actions - Venue, redistricting, legislative district challenge
Votes Vote History


  • introduced in Senate
  • to Committee on Committees (S)
  • to Judiciary (S)
  • taken from Judiciary (S)
  • 1st reading
  • returned to Judiciary (S)
  • taken from Judiciary (S)
  • 2nd reading
  • returned to Judiciary (S)
  • reported favorably, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, January 06, 2022
  • 3rd reading, passed 31-1
  • received in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)
  • taken from Committee on Committees (H)
  • 1st reading
  • to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)
  • taken from Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)
  • 2nd reading
  • returned to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)
  • reported favorably, to Rules
  • taken from Rules (H)
  • placed in the Orders of the Day
  • 3rd reading, passed 85-4
  • received in Senate
  • enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
  • enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
  • delivered to Governor
  • signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 6)

Last updated: 2/8/2023 2:57 PM (EST)